PreOrders open Feb. 2 ~ MaryJo, Toddler with Downsyndrome (Vinyl kit)

PreOrders open Feb. 2 ~ MaryJo, Toddler with Downsyndrome (Vinyl kit)

$109.00Price

This toddler baby is sculpted to represent a toddler with down syndrome. "Down syndrome (sometimes called Down’s syndrome) is a condition in which a child is born with an extra copy of their 21st chromosome — hence its other name, trisomy 21. This causes physical and mental developmental delays and disabilities" (healthline.com)

MaryJo has the typically present characteristic of these children witht the extra chromosome:

  • A flattened face, especially the bridge of the nose
  • Small head and ears
  • Almond-shaped eyes that slant up
  • Atypically shaped ears
  • A short neck
  • Small ears
  • A tongue that tends to stick out of the mouth
  • Tiny white spots on the iris (colored part) of the eye
  • A single line across the palm of the hand (palmar crease)
  • Small pinky fingers that sometimes curve toward the thumb
  • Poor muscle tone or loose joints
  • Shorter in height and stnted growth  as children and adults

Almost one-half of babies with Down syndrome have congenital heart disease (CHD).

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